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Cheap Flights from San Diego to Los Angeles, CA, United States - SAN to LAX Last modified: Aug 26, 2016 1:39 AM

Popular flights from San Diego to Los Angeles Last modified: Aug 26, 2016 1:39 AM

We’ve got the inside scoop on finding the best time to fly for the best price. Not sure when to travel for your next vacation? Find details below on when-to-fly and when-to-buy.

United
SANLAX
Sun 9/25
nonstop
LAXSAN
Sun 10/2
nonstop
$190
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United
SANLAX
Sat 10/8
nonstop
LAXSAN
Tue 10/18
nonstop
$190
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American
SANLAX
Sun 9/11
nonstop
LAXSAN
Mon 9/26
nonstop
$191
Select
American
SANLAX
Mon 9/12
nonstop
LAXSAN
Sat 9/24
nonstop
$191
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American
SANLAX
Sun 10/2
nonstop
LAXSAN
Sun 10/2
nonstop
$191
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Alaska
SANLAX
Mon 10/3
nonstop
LAXSAN
Sun 10/16
nonstop
$214
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How Much Does it Cost to Fly from San Diego to Los Angeles (SAN to LAX)?

We have collected flight cost data from across the web for travel from San Diego to Los Angeles, and have found the average flight price for this trip to be $192.

When Can I Buy the Cheapest Flight from San Diego to Los Angeles (SAN to LAX)?

Airlines can adjust prices for plane tickets from San Diego to Los Angeles based on the day and time that you decide to book your flight. We have collected data from all airlines, and have discovered that the best days to book flights are Tuesdays, Wednesdays, and Saturdays. Read our article to find more information about the best time to buy airline tickets.

How far in advance should you book flights from San Diego to Los Angeles

The chart below shows up-to-date information regarding how far in advance a flight from San Diego to Los Angeles should be booked.

Non Stop versus 1-Stop
Advanced PurchaseNon StopOne Stop
< 7 days $282 $445
7-14 days $193 $252
14-21 days $191 $252
21-30 days $190 $235
30-60 days $190 $238
60-90 days $193 $251
90+ days $193 $285

Cheapest Day To Fly from San Diego to Los Angeles

The chart below shows up-to-date information regarding the cheapest days to fly from San Diego to Los Angeles.

Monday Tuesday Wednesday Thursday Friday Saturday Sunday
$191 $193 $193 $193 $193 $190 $190

Lowest Fares Chart By Month from San Diego to Los Angeles

The chart below shows the lowest fare by month when flying from San Diego to Los Angeles.

Month Origin Destination Carrier Depart Date Return Date Stops Price
August San Diego Los Angeles United 8/27/16 9/2/16 0 $395
September San Diego Los Angeles United 9/25/16 10/2/16 0 $190
October San Diego Los Angeles United 10/8/16 10/18/16 0 $190
November San Diego Los Angeles American 11/8/16 11/15/16 0 $193
December San Diego Los Angeles American 12/1/16 12/7/16 0 $193
January San Diego Los Angeles American 1/14/17 2/1/17 0 $214
February San Diego Los Angeles American 2/11/17 2/18/17 0 $216
March San Diego Los Angeles American 3/24/17 4/2/17 0 $216

Cheapest Weekend Non-Stop Flights for the Next 30 Days from San Diego to Los Angeles

If you're ready to take a trip in the next 30 days and want to fly on the weekend, you might be wondering which weekend is the cheapest to fly. The chart below shows up-to-date data regarding weekend flight prices from San Diego to Los Angeles.

Next 30 Days

SunMonTueWedThuFriSat
28 29 30 31 1 2 3
$365
4 5 6 7 8 9 10
$365 $193
11 12 13 14 15 16 17
$193 $195
18 19 20 21 22 23 24
$195 $195
25 26 27 28 29 30 1
$195 $195
2 3 4 5 6 7 8
$195

Non-Stop vs Connecting Flights from San Diego to Los Angeles (SAN to LAX)

Your San Diego to Los Angeles flight can be significantly cheaper by choosing a multi-stop airline ticket. Although these connecting flights sacrifice some convenience, on average, travelers save 20%-60% when they choose to fly multi-stop versus a direct flight.

The average price for connecting flights from San Diego to Los Angeles is $253.

The average price for non-stop flights from San Diego to Los Angeles is $199.

The chart below shows up to date information regarding non-stop flights from San Diego to Los Angeles.

Nonstop Flight Details from San Diego to Los Angeles
CarrierMonTueWedThuFriSatSunEarliest FlightLatest Flight
American 6 6 6 6 6 6 6 06:20 20:51
Delta 5 5 5 5 5 5 5 06:15 20:08
United 6 6 6 6 6 5 5 06:15 21:03

San Diego to Los Angeles Flight Questions

Below are some common questions that asked about this flight route:

Question: How long is a direct flight from San Diego to Los Angeles?
Answer: The average San Diego to Los Angeles flight time is an hour and a minute.
Question: How many miles are there between San Diego and Los Angeles?
Answer: The distance from San Diego to Los Angeles is 108 miles.
Question: How common are direct flights from San Diego to Los Angeles?
Answer: There are 117 direct flights from San Diego to Los Angeles.
Question: What is the most popular airline for non-stop flights from San Diego to Los Angeles?
Answer: American Airlines provides 35% of the non-stop flights between San Diego and Los Angeles.
Question: What are the most popular connecting cities when flying from San Diego to Los Angeles?
Answer: Phoenix, AZ

Airlines Flying from San Diego to Los Angeles (SAN to LAX) Number of flights searched: 42Last modified: Aug 26, 2016 1:39 AM

Below are the different airlines that fly from San Diego to Los Angeles with the average price of their plane tickets. Just remember that different airlines offer different levels of comfort and service, so consider convenience when choosing your airline.

Below is the full flight schedule summary of the next 30 days for flights from San Diego to Los Angeles.

San Diego to Los Angeles
Airline Connections Mon Tue Wed Thu Fri Sat Sun
American - X X X X X X X
American PHX X X X X X X X
Delta - X X X X X X X
Delta SLC X X X X X X X
United - X X X X X X X

Airports for Your Route

These pages contain information about the major airports in San Diego and Los Angeles, so you can feel comfortable knowing how to get around whether you are about to take off or you just landed.

Cheap Domestic Flights from San Diego - SAN

FlightsAirlineLowest Price
San Diego to BurbankCheck Dates
San Diego to Long Beach American, Alaska Check Dates
San Diego to Las Vegas American, Alaska, Delta, Spirit, United $77

Cheap Domestic Flights to Los Angeles - LAX

FlightsAirlineLowest Price
Santa Barbara to Los Angeles United $167
Palomar to Los AngelesCheck Dates
Palm Springs to Los Angeles United $301
Ontario to Los Angeles American, United $274
Yuma to Los Angeles American, Alaska $146
Santa Ana to Los AngelesCheck Dates
Burbank to Los AngelesCheck Dates
Long Beach to Los AngelesCheck Dates
Los Angeles to Las Vegas American, Delta, Spirit, United, Virgin America $76
Los Angeles to Long BeachCheck Dates
Los Angeles to Burbank American, Delta, United $295
Los Angeles to San Francisco American, Alaska, Delta, United, Virgin America $125
Los Angeles to San Diego American, Alaska, Delta, United $191
Los Angeles to Phoenix American, Alaska, Delta, Spirit, United, Great Lakes $70
Los Angeles to New York American, Alaska, JetBlue, Delta, Frontier, Spirit, Sun Country, United, Virgin America $220
Los Angeles to Ontario American, Alaska, United $250
Los Angeles to Chicago American, Alaska, JetBlue, Delta, Frontier, Spirit, United, Virgin America $80
Los Angeles to Denver American, Alaska, Delta, Frontier, Spirit, United, Virgin America $86
Los Angeles to Santa AnaCheck Dates
Los Angeles to Dallas - Ft Worth American, Alaska, Delta, Frontier, Spirit, United, Virgin America $117
Palm Springs to Burbank American, Alaska, United $313
Palm Springs to Long BeachCheck Dates
Santa Ana to Long Beach American, Alaska $720
Ontario to Burbank American, United Check Dates
Santa Ana to Burbank American, United Check Dates

Cheap International Flights to Los Angeles - LAX

FlightsAirlineLowest Price
Tijuana to Los Angeles Interjet, AeroMexico, Avianca, Copa, Volaris $433
Mexicali to Los Angeles AeroMexico $555
Cheap Flights from San Diego to Los Angeles, CA, United States, from $190 Round trip from SAN to LAX